Umkomaas SAPS reported that on receiving a complaint at 22.30 on Saturday September 1, of an incident near Sunlight Store in Hull Valley, Umkomaas, Sgt Mkhize attended to the scene.
She found a 23 year old male lying on his side on the gravel road with stab wounds on his chest and a cut on his right wrist. He was wearing navy blue jeans and black socks. A witness had claimed that she knew the deceased who told her that he had an argument with two other males before he died. She knew that they had chased the deceased but did not witness anything after that.
Umkomaas SAPS Acting Station Commander Lt Col Nene has appealed to any person or members of the community who may have witnessed the incident or know the identity of the suspects to contact the Head of Detective Services, Lt Col Ngcobo at 039-973-6100.